Monthly Archives: April 2016

Bass Pro in Memphis lures 3 million visitors in first year

A year after Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid opened, officials say the outdoor goods superstore has pulled in 3 million visitors, putting Memphis on the map for more than blues, barbecue and Elvis.

      

 

 

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Las Vegas’ Japanese beef trail

Vegas has the greatest concentration of restaurants importing real wagyu in the USA.

      

 

 

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House bill aims to block Norwegian Air flights to USA

House lawmakers remain opposed to allowing Norwegian Air International to fly to the USA.

      

 

 

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15 food festivals worth a getaway in May

        
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Exclusive: Disney announces weddings inside the Magic Kingdom

Love Disney theme parks? Now you can say “I do” in front of Cinderella Castle.

      

 

 

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Lottery open through Monday for Smokies’ firefly show

These aren’t your backyard bugs. The males woo their mates with synchronous flashes.

      

 

 

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See the synchronous fireflies at Great Smoky Mountains National Park

        
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The Great Loop: Appalachian Trail for the aquatic set

Every year around a hundred boats complete a circumnavigation of the entire eastern U.S.

      

 

 

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Second big deal in 2 days: Delta to buy 37 more Airbus jets

The A321s “will accelerate the retirement of Delta’s 116 MD-88s,” airline says.

      

 

 

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Newest amenity at airports is one for the dogs

Pet potties are now popping up inside airport terminals, on the secure side.

      

 

 

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